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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 5 Antonio Petruccelli, “A Not So Utopian Future,” also presented in the Fortune article ( Barber 2016 : 155) Figure 5. Antonio Petruccelli, “A Not So Utopian Future,” also presented in the Fortune article (Barber 2016: 155) More
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
... attention to how microfinance invents practices of calculation that can make visible, and fungible, the shadow economies of the poor. Repositioned as entrepreneurial subjects, the world’s bottom billion are more than a new frontier of capital accumulation; they are also grounds of new experiments with risk...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (1): 85–119.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of polemic and controversy, not to mention the many objections, each contradicting the previous, that continue today. It has also given rise to an abundance of profoundly rich and tremendously divergent intellectual, political, and aesthetic practices — so much so that one might earnestly ask where...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 305–330.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., are also enabled by the vital materiality of the city’s infrastructure. As engineers work hard to improvise resolutions to the leakages they can fix, and ignore the thousands of others they cannot, the processes of leakage always exceed the control of the city’s government. As such, the uncertain...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 233–248.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Monika Krause We live, we are told, in a world that is urbanizing and that is urbanizing at a rapid pace. But the diagnosis of urbanization has lost all meaning. To fully make sense of current sociospatial transformations, we need to also analyze them from the perspective of that which is...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 137–147.
Published: 01 May 2021
... the most vulnerable among us; they also shift responsibility for failing to prepare public‐health systems for a pandemic away from governments and onto the individual user struggling to contain its worst effects. In the process, contact‐tracing applications change the definition of failure. They also...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 165–190.
Published: 01 January 2017
... public to private funding, or design, from highrise blocks in large estates to semidetached or detached individual dwellings; it also constitutes an epistemological turn, which revolves around the shift from “habitat” to “human territoriality.” To account for the historical trajectory of public housing...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 249–259.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of this endeavor is the problem of cultural mediation through which the slippery notions of “us” and “them” or “friend” and “foe” are constructed and materialized. While such simulations of identity create effects of the real, they also elude definitive capture or specific localization. Beckett’s...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the elections: ethnically targeted state repression, targeting of local ethnic proxies for national political figures, ethnic vigilantism, opportunistic criminal violence, and ethnic cleansing by Kalenjin ethnonationalists. The essay also argues that while there are good prospects for reconciliation...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 47–76.
Published: 01 January 2009
... practices both presuppose and deviate from the assumptions of any given such ideology. The article also discusses claims about the role of the press in the history of the nation. The case comparison brings out some fundamental tensions between two grounds for this role, to speak as a voice of a people and...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 141–173.
Published: 01 January 2009
... conventions of Chinese cartography. These maps do much more than celebrate the extent of Chinese sovereignty; they also mourn the loss of national territories through a cartography of national humiliation. The goal of this essay is to shift our attention from the diplomatic issues of international borders to...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 175–209.
Published: 01 January 2009
... that our attention is not only centered on the visual traces of the extinct past that resurfaces; rather, we also scan the vestiges of the future that these images distill. Their use of a visual rhetoric that defines scenarios, excludes or includes protagonists, and, most crucially, evokes pedagogies...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 509–534.
Published: 01 September 2012
... audacity of this Olympian fantasy world helped draw nobles into the new “figured world” of French empire, but equating France with Rome also legitimated state activism, allowing the balance of power in France to tip away from the nobility and toward the king and state. Copyright 2012 by Duke University...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 535–576.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Lynn Spigel This essay explores the history of George Nelson’s Storagewall in relation to a genealogy of invisible design, up through the computer. It explores the way the Storagewall served to hide media machines and also to organize the gendered relations of labor and leisure in media homes of...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (3 (71)): 523–550.
Published: 01 September 2013
... successful, however, the UCMC has also had to learn how to manage its research and service activities in ways that can be tracked by governmental auditors and that can be made apparent and accountable to an already suspicious public. 2013 In 2005 Dr. James L. Madara, the University of Chicago Medical...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 153–185.
Published: 01 January 2014
... how Syriac buildings have transformed not only individual sites but also the city at large. The first Syriac construction project in Geneta was St. Afrem’s Syriac Orthodox Church, which opened for Christmas services in 1983. This catalyzed a chain of events that have radically transformed the...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 19–34.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Lewis R. Gordon Though black aesthetic production has received much study, little attention has been paid to the challenge of constructing black aesthetics proper. In addition to articulating what aesthetics is as a field of inquiry, such a task also includes the problem of whether aesthetics has...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 61–84.
Published: 01 January 2018
... demographic decline but also discursively constructed as dysfunctional, nonviable, or “void,” by both the government and their remaining residents. Viewed as impediments on the path of modernization, rural voids are bereft of life as well as meaning. However, while rural voids and their residents are targets...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 85–112.
Published: 01 January 2018
... questions about not just how we live after the horrors of political killings but also how we live with them. Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 aesthetics assassination politics violence South Asia In March 2010, I traveled to the plains of West Bengal to meet with exiled...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 117–144.
Published: 01 January 2019
... renowned academies to perform and record. This essay argues that in the wake of independence, Keskar and his supporters sought to orchestrate a soundscape for the Indian nation through the medium of radio. In their attempts to train the ears of radio audiences and forge citizen-listeners, they also refined...